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Stark County bans controlled burns

May 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The Stark County Commission took action Tuesday to ban controlled burns within the county’s limits when the state’s fire index reaches a certain level. Continue Reading

Dunn County issues burn ban based on fire danger index

May 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MANNING The Dunn County Commission agreed at its meeting at the Dunn County Courthouse on Wednesday to issue a burn ban that will be regulated by the North Dakota Fire Danger Index and require anyone who wants to burn to first check the index to assess the potential for fire to spread. Continue Reading

Game and Fish bans open fires on Oahe WMA

April 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is prohibiting open burning on the Oahe Wildlife Management Area along both sides of the Missouri River. Continue Reading

Dickinson Press’ Top 10: No. 8: Dry conditions lead to months-long burn bans, wildfires

December 20, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

An unusually dry year led to wildfire scares and the institution of several months-long burn bans across southwest North Dakota. Continue Reading

Burn bans continue in some counties

December 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

There will be no chestnuts roasting over an open fire this Christmas season at least not in six southwest North Dakota counties. Continue Reading

Davison County lifts burn ban

October 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Thursday’s snowfall raised moisture and humidity indexes enough to allow county commission to lift the ban.
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LETTER: City, county focus on safety with burn ban

September 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic

I respectfully disagree with the editorial of Sept. 6 which criticized both the County Commission and the City Council for the way each entity handled the burn ban and the special permits for the fiery events of the MHS homecoming. Continue Reading

OUR VIEW: Burn ban debacle could have been dealt with better

September 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Sometimes it’s the darndest things that cause the biggest controversies.
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Lawyers: County burn ban doesn’t affect city

September 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Burning of ‘M,’ fireworks show still possible after Tuesday’s confusion.

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Drought threatens traditional burning of ‘M’

September 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic

County says no and issues burn ban; Mitchell City Council says yes.

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